Famous people died in 1966

Buster Keaton

Buster Keaton

Buster Keaton was a comedian and actor famous for his stoic and deadpan expression in his silent films

AmericanOctober 4, 1895157 views

Robert Rossen

Robert Rossen was an American film director, screenwriter and film producer

AmericanMarch 16, 1908101 views

Frits Zernike

Fritz Zernike, also known as Fredrik Zernike, was a Dutch mathematician and physicist who received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1953

DutchJuly 16, 188884 views

Montgomery Clift

Montgomery Clift was an American film and stage actors

AmericanOctober 17, 1920156 views

Vincent Auriol

Vincent Jules Auriol served as the first President of the Fourth French Republic between 1947 and 1954

FrenchAugust 27, 1884109 views

Andre Breton

Andre Breton was a famous French writer and poet

FrenchFebruary 19, 1896131 views

Georges Lemaître

Georges Lemaitre was a Belgian scientist and priest

BelgianJuly 17, 1894206 views

Peter Debye

Peter Debye a Nobel Prize winning chemist of Dutch origin who developed the ‘Debye Model’

AmericanMarch 24, 1884172 views

Homi Bhabha

Homi Bhabha was the father of Indian nuclear programme

IndianOctober 30, 1909136 views

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second Prime Minister of free India and was also a prominent leader of the Indian National Congress

IndianOctober 2, 1904104 views